A specialized legal encyclopaedic dictionary is needed as a starting point when your research involves unfamiliar terms or terms too narrow to be indexed in other sources. Words, Phrases & Maxims is designed to assist you in determining the precise meaning of a particular word or phrase.
This publication comprises a set of 20 volumes and has definitions taken from judgments reported from 1524 to 2009. It includes not only full coverage of MLJ cases and Malaysian statutes, but also extracts from English, Australian, Singaporean, Indian and Shariah cases.
For anyone desiring an understanding of legal terminology, Words, Phrases & Maxims explains the concepts currently used in the field of law.